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The Horse: A Miscellany of Equine Knowledge
The Horse: A Miscellany of Equine Knowledge Julie Whitaker 031237108X 9780312371081 The Horseis an informative gallop through everything to do with the horse:nbsp; evolution, history, biology, breeds, behavior, training, competiti
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The Horse: A Miscellany of Equine Knowledge by Julie Whitaker

The Horseis an informative gallop through everything to do with the horse:nbsp; evolution, history, biology, breeds, behavior, training, competition, health, and careall gathered into an accessible gallery of solid information, essential facts, and fascinating trivia.nbsp; You may follow the Triple Crown races or know the difference between a pony and a Palomino, but did you know that North American horses were reintroduced by Spaniards in the sixteenth century after going extinct eight thousand years ago? That the highest points of a horses shoulders are its withers? That the worlds tallest horse, Mammoth, was born in 1846 and was over 21 hands (86.5 inches) high? Or that many cowboys refuse to put their hats on their beds, believing that doing so brings bad luck? Whether your interest is in keeping a horse or simply the beauty and behavior of these magnificent animals,The Horsewill provide endless hours of entertainment. Filled with short but authoritative entries and quick fact boxes on every physical aspect of the horse as well as its importance to humankind in work, leisure, and sport,The Horseis the ultimate in dippabilityopen the book at any page and youll become totally engrossed.

Author: Julie Whitaker

Language: English

Edition: First Edition

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 320

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books

Publication Date: 2007-05-15

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ISBN: 031237108X


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